Renton, WA (PRWEB) September 1, 2004
Pursuing an education in healthcare became a little easier with the opening of the new Pima Medical Institute, 555 South Renton Village Place in Renton. The 25,000 square foot campus officially opens Sept. 15, but applications are currently being accepted for Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Administrative Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy Technician, Health Unit Coordinator and Veterinary Assistant.
The new facility, PMIÂs ninth campus in the western U.S. and the second one in the Seattle area, features 12 class/lab rooms with: computer labs for class and general use; complete Dental assistant lab with up-to-date equipment; X-ray and darkroom facilitates and a complete Veterinary Assistant Lab. There is ample free parking for students and it is handicapped accessible.
ÂWith the expanding need for healthcare practitioners we felt the people in the South Puget Sound area would benefit from having a conveniently located, state-of-the-art campus in their area,Â said George Borchers, campus director for the Renton campus. ÂOur staff and faculty are top notch, and all of us are looking forward to providing our new students with the best value in medical vocational education around.Â
The Renton campus, located south of Seattle, is a few blocks from the junction of the I-405 and SR-167 and within walking distance of South Grady Way Park and Ride. Potential students must be interviewed and pass an entrance exam prior to acceptance to the school. Student books, supplies and uniforms are available on campus.
PMI is one of the premier medical vocational institutes in the western United States. The privately owned, accredited school provides students with a well-rounded education embracing theoretical classroom studies, as well as on-site training at medical facilities that mirror the working environment they will pursue after graduation.
PMI has been serving students since 1972, with campuses in: Albuquerque, NM; Chula Vista, CA; Colorado Springs and Denver, CO; Mesa and Tucson, AZ; Las Vegas, Nevada, and Seattle and Renton, WA. Additional information is available by calling 1-888-442-5998 or at http://www.pmi.edu .
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